What we say may be transitory but the impact of those words may be lasting.

They could start a revolution – or the next world war. They could go viral – and be heard or reported around the world.

They could be powerful – and have a profound impact in the lives of many…

How we say things may also be as important as the words themselves. And also the context in which we say them…

Hopefully we understand the significance of our words more clearly as we get older. By that time we will have had enough experience of life to recall when our words have been helpful – but also when they have been harmful of destructive…